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Sep 13, 2018 07:49 PM
BUSINESS & TECH

Leading Hotelier, Discount Carrier Jet into Airport Lodging

China has been one of the biggest growth markets for hotel operators, catering to a mobile middle class that travels for both work and leisure. Photo: IC
China has been one of the biggest growth markets for hotel operators, catering to a mobile middle class that travels for both work and leisure. Photo: IC

China’s largest privately owned airline and one of its leading hotel operators have formed a joint venture to develop a new chain of hotels near airports and other travel hubs, in the first step of a broader strategic partnership.

The tie-up will see Spring Airlines Co. Ltd. and BTG Hotels (Group) Co. Ltd. initially aim to develop hotels near airports that are part of the more than 200 routes flown by China’s oldest and leading budget carrier, the pair said in an announcement on Thursday. The pair will draw on each other’s resources to develop a chain that caters specially to air travelers and includes air-related themes and conveniences, they added.

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